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1 Billion Obituaries to be Digitized in FamilySearch and GenealogyBank Collaboration

In connection with Family History month, FamilySearch International and GenealogyBank.com announced Wednesday that they will work together to digitize more than one billion historical records.

The historical records will come from more than 100 million U.S. newspapers in all 50 states dating from 1730 to the present.

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